To Career Gate Test K.17 is one of the top career guidance tests in Greece and internationally. It possesses an ISO 9001 and has been tested in practice with absolute success during the last ten years by its distribution to more than 50,000 users. It is constantly updated and adapted in accordance with various needs and different versions.
Based on recognized scientific bases, it is accurately weighted, reliable, valid, easy to use and easy to understand Quickly, just within 20-30 minutes, the user responds through the computer and the Internet with Yes or No in easily understandable questions. The conclusions are issued directly in a personal report which accurately contains the degree of identification of the user’s personality in relation to certain occupations that suit him in a descending scale. The report also contains the degree of identification of the user’s personality in relation to the six types of Holland, as well as his self-image scales and personal determination. The internal control of the test software excludes error findings.
In all the years of the test’s application, there was never any user that challenged its conclusions. The test has been universally accepted in international scientific conferences, publications and daily use. It has been developed after many years of studies by a top university team of the University of Piraeus, Greece and of the London School of Economics that specializes in career guidance and labour market and has produced many studies, books and scientific papers in the related field. The basis of these studies are focused upon psychometrics combined with the labour market and the educational system. They rely on the modern and original classification K.17 in conjunction with recognized international theories of career guidance and especially that of John Holland.
Besides the standard version of the test related to occupations associated with higher education, there exist separate versions for postgraduate studies, training and autonomous personality test, Holland test, emotional intelligence test, etc. The C.G.T.K.17 may also be available in English, Arabic and other languages.
The distribution of the test is administered by the central scientific team through consultants and certified partners in Greece and abroad.